Jessica Cheam –
For the Republic to get there, we will need to find a way to dilute that link between cars and status, and move people's car-owning aspirations towards a larger one that views the bicycle, not as an inferior form of transport but, as the ultimate vehicle of freedom.
Tyrrell Duncan –
Asia has enormous transportation investment needs, but in order to reduce poverty, drive economic growth and improve people's lives, transport projects have to be sustainable, says Asian Development Bank transport sector leader Tyrrell Duncan.
Amy Leung –
Following the global observance of UN World Water Day, Amy Leung, director of ADB's Urban Development and Water Division, outlines how countries in Asia can reduce their vulnerability to floods.
In Asia, the shrimp industry plays an important role in economic development by creating jobs and income generating opportunities. However, it has also been associated with severe environmental degradation.
Calling for a 'new industrial revolution' to promote equitable human well-being with lower resource use, the report cautions that the Asia-Pacific region cannot depend on declining natural resource costs for ...
Over the last year Intellecap has been working with the Rockefeller Foundation and the Asian Cities Climate Change Resilience Network on exploring opportunities for Private Sector Engagement in Urban Climate ...